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Saison Oscura - Ranger Creek Brewing & Distilling

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Saison Oscura
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23 Ratings
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Ratings: 23
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 3.47
pDev: 19.88%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
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Ranger Creek Brewing & Distilling visit their website
Texas, United States

Style | ABV
Saison / Farmhouse Ale |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: elNopalero on 10-11-2011)
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elNopalero

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4.05/5  rDev +16.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Looked forward to trying this one and I wasn’t disappointed. Ranger Creek’s Saison Oscura joins Stillwater’s Existent and Avery’s rye-saison 18th as a “dark” saison, just perfect for the cooling weather of a San Antonio fall.

This pours a dark amber, murky almost. Like a traditional saison at dusk.

No foam to speak of. A bit of a saison funk on the nose, with a light roast. Some tartness to the flavor and a bitter finish. Not as big or roasty as, say, the Existent, but still enjoyable nonetheless. If you’re a fan of roast and funk then this is your beer. I was pleased, enough to double up on it. But be careful—I’m not sure what the ABV is exactly but it’s somewhere in the 8-9% range.

Serving type: on-tap

10-11-2011 19:46:07 | More by elNopalero
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Saison Oscura from Ranger Creek Brewing & Distilling
80 out of 100 based on 23 ratings.